Earl and Alice Blair of Vienna will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Oct. 19.

They were married on Oct. 19, 1963, by the late Ralph K. Lamb at the First Baptist Church in Parkersburg.

He is the son of the late Edgar and Edith Blair and retired from Ames Co. with 35 years of service.

She is the daughter of the late Jake and Hope Hunt and retired from Public Debt with 41 years service.

Since their retirement, they have traveled the U.S., volunteering at fish and wildlife refuges. One summer, they worked at Yellowstone National Park for the season. They are volunteering at Corbett Fish and Wildlife 10 Refuge in West Palm Beach, Fla.

To celebrate their anniversary, they are going to Myrtle Beach, S.C., for a week.

Cards may be send to Earl and Alice Blair at Corbett Fish and Wildlife Refuge, South Check Station, 11835 Seminole Pratt Whitney Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33412.